Jan-May 2020: Tucson, AZ, Adventure Cycling Leadership Training, exploring Arizona. Cut short in March due to COVID-19.
June-Aug 2020: Great Divide tour. Cancelled due to COVID-19.
Sept 2020: Cross WA.
Oct 2020: Catalina, AZ to ride for the winter.
Jan 2021: Baja Divide?
Future: Back to NZ for TA #2; Pamir Highway/Tajikistan/Central Asia; Wild West Route; Southeast Asia; Europe on Eurovelo routes; Australia’s west coast; Trekking in the Indian Himalayas.
Current Bike: 2017 Surly Troll, Rohloff/Schmidt hubs, Avid/Yokozona brakes. 26×3″ tires and bikepacking bags.
Gear: After many decades of touring, backpacking and travel I have every conceivable thing I’ll ever need…
Training: Never enough, but getting more consistent. Touring regularly is the preferred method.
A few things to improve: GPS skills.
That’s the current state of things so far…